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Sri Lanka: Bans on burqas, cremations and Islamic schools spark fear

By Tanika Godbole, New Delhi Sri Lanka has proposed a series of policies that rights activists say target the country’s Muslim minorities and further marginalizes them. In its latest move, the island nation is looking to ban 1,000 madrasas. Amena...
UNHRC passes rights resolution on Sri Lanka; China, Pakistan, Russia oppose, India, Nepal abstain
March 24, 2021

UNHRC passes rights resolution on Sri Lanka; China, Pakistan, Russia oppose, India, Nepal abstain

By SAT News Desk MELBOURNE, 23 March 2021: In a landmark resolution the 47-member United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC)...
Family of slain Sri Lankan journalist in search for justice
January 12, 2021

Family of slain Sri Lankan journalist in search for justice

Photo-CJA Twelve years after Lasantha Wickrematunge was brutally killed in broad daylight in Colombo by unidentified gunmen allegedly associated with...
Sri Lankan authorities seize reporter Dharisha Bastians’ laptop in home raid
June 19, 2020

Sri Lankan authorities seize reporter Dharisha Bastians’ laptop in home raid

Photo- Sri Lanka Breaking News New York, June 18, 2020 – Sri Lankan authorities should immediately return journalist Dharisha Bastians’...
Joint statement by the PM’s of Australia & Sri Lanka
February 16, 2017

Joint statement by the PM’s of Australia & Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka PM at the Melbourne Airport. Statement issued on February 15, 2017 Hon. Ranil Wickremesinghe, Prime Minister of the...

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Family of slain Sri Lankan journalist in search for justice

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Sri Lanka: Bans on burqas, cremations and Islamic schools spark fear

Sri Lanka: Bans on burqas, cremations and Islamic schools spark fear

Sri Lankan authorities seize reporter Dharisha Bastians’ laptop in home raid

Sri Lankan authorities seize reporter Dharisha Bastians’ laptop in home raid

Joint statement by the PM’s of Australia & Sri Lanka

Joint statement by the PM’s of Australia & Sri Lanka

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